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Style Like U Dallies: Elise Peterson

Style Like U Dallies: Elise Peterson

“I’ve had my hair natural since my senior year of high school, and cut it off or gotten braids or maybe straightened it again for a little bit, but whenever I do anything else to my hair I just don’t feel like myself.” -Elise Peterson         Writer, Elise Peterson discusses fashion, hair,(…)

Style Stalking: A Sneak Peek of the Women featured in Refinery 29′s First Street Style Book

Style Stalking: A Sneak Peek of the Women featured in Refinery 29′s First Street Style Book

“Featuring the fashion world’s coolest tastemakers, designers, stylists and editors, thaws fearless iconoclasts challenge conventions and inspire a whole new generation of women to dress for themselves and discover their true inner stars…just like you“-Refinery 29 (Style Stalking)   I am excited to announce I will be featured in Refinery 29‘s highly anticipated street style(…)

Music: Naomi and Lisa-Kainde Díaz of IBEYI

Music: Naomi and Lisa-Kainde Díaz of IBEYI

“Our father Anga Diaz was one of the most famous percussionist in Latin Jazz. What was an influence is he was a hard worker, he was always on tour but I remember him saying that the one most important thing in life is family and the only time we saw him cry was the time(…)

Living in Austin Update!

Living in Austin Update!

Life in Austin has been freakin’ awesome!!! Since our move last December we’ve been blessed to make amazing new friends and we bought our first house!!! Jaden has even said that the kids at his school have been the nicest kids that he’s ever met (compared to when living in NYC and the DMV area).(…)

Artist: Niki Kobi

Artist: Niki Kobi

    “My goals are to touch black woman around the world. Maybe I’m a big dreamer but, I want to capture every black beauty with my pen. I hope to make them feel more beautiful or just to see how beautiful they already are.”  -Niki Kobi   Raised in Normandy; a small city in France(…)

Nikia Phoenix: It’s Mine, All Mine

Nikia Phoenix: It’s Mine, All Mine

Nikia Phoenix Founder of Model Liberation discusses female sexuality from a standpoint of self love versus provocative sexuality.   via: Model Liberation Photos: Kat Harris *click photos for enlarged view     It’s Mine, All Mine by: Nikia Phoenix     Eight o’clock on a Saturday night and my phone rings. It’s my mother. Wait(…)

Music: Denitia and Sene

Music: Denitia and Sene

via: denitiaandsene.com   Smooth like smoke from the tip of a Cuban cigar, and as sensuous as morning love, electro-soul duo denitia & sene not only exude sexy through their music, they invent it. The Brooklyn-based musicians came together a year ago with a shared vision to bring truth and ingenuity to stylistic music, and(…)

Sweet Potato Soul: 6 Reasons to Go Vegan (Part 2)

Sweet Potato Soul: 6 Reasons to Go Vegan (Part 2)

Personal Vegan Chef, Jenne’ Claiborne of Vegan lifestyle blog; Sweet Potato Soul shares 6 reasons to go Vegan in this two part feature.    I’m often asked why I became vegan. I plan on writing up an article about that, and perhaps making a video. In the meantime here is what I have to say.    (…)